Records chosen by Forces overseas
Records of the Hill Billies
Recording of Vernon Adcock and his Dance Orchestra, broadcast in the Home Service at 4.30 p.m. on March 31
and News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
and his Orchestra. Dance music and songs, with Joan Edwards ,
Frank Sinatra and the Chorus.
at the organ of the Begal, Kingston
Today's choice of records is by Madge Elliott
A Variety show from the West Region for West-Country men and women serving overseas, with the Portsmouth Citv Police Choir (by permission of the' Chief Constable), conductor, James Cracknell ; Ronnie Hill ; June Flavell - Melville Christie, and his Dance Orchestra. Introduced by Bernard Fishwick and produced by Richard North.
Conducted by Kemlo Stephen , with. Madeleine Christie (soprano), in a programme of light music
with his Orchestra, and artists-
Albert Sandier playing popular light pieces written or transcribed for the violin
ENSA presents half-an-hour of songs and orchestral music: Geraldo and his Concert Orchestra and vocalists; Trefor Jones in Love Songs that have Lived Marie Lloyd , Junior, in 'Story in Song ' : ' 'Memories of a Star' (Ginger Rogers), featured by Gloria Brent. This week's ENSA artist. Cyril Ritchard
played by Susan Slivko
Shortened version of last Saturday's recorded broadcast in the Home Service
speaking to Forces overseas
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces overseas
Close-ups from the war-fronts
League (North) Cup. Commentary during the second half of one of the third-round matches
and his Orchestra, with Elizabeth Batey , Pat Macormac , and Harry Kaye
Programme for officers and men of the Merchant Navy, recorded at the Merchant Navy Club in London, with news, music, and guest artists. Hostess, Doris Hare , joining in from Manchester. Music by Debroy Somers and his Orchestra. Hostess-fer-the-day in London, Joan Edgar. Produced by Alfred Dunning.
flashes between Britain and America. From London, Peter Cavanagh and Pamela Petts , with Leslie Mitchell as Master of Ceremonies in London, and Ben Grauer in New York. Produced in New York by Ross Filion and in London by Jimmy Dyrcnforth and Tom Ronald.
and reports from the battlefronts
Jean Metcalfe replies to letters from Forces overseas
Louis Levy and his Gaumont-British Studio Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Benny Lee , Jack Cooper and the Georgettes. Introduced by Peter Madden. Produced by Elisabeth Tyson
Association Football. League (North) Cup. Edited version of' this afternoon's commentary
Conductor, Guy Warrack
followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
drawn from the world's repertoire of theatre music with Laelia Finneberg (soprano), Roderick Lloyd (bass-baritone), the BBC Theatre Chorus, and the BBC Theatre Orchestra, conducted by Lionel Salter
Programme includes items from Tantivy Towers; The Bosun's Mate; Ciboulette; and the ballet Jeux d'Enfants
Recorded in America, and heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network.
Band of the 2nd Battalion, the Manchester Regiment: conductor, Mr. F. L. Statham
Mr. F. L.